Bodey Family History

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Bodey Name Meaning

English: variant of Body.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Body, Boddy, Boley, Boden, Bodie, Bodin, Soley, Doney, Boney, Bodley

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Bodey Family Origin

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Bodey Family Occupations

What did your Bodey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bodey family was Keeping House. Farmer, Keeps House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bodey. The most common Bodey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Bodey's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keeps House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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Bodey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bodey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bodey census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Bodey. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Bodey. For the veterans among your Bodey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bodey Life Expectancy

What is the average Bodey lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Bodey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Bodey in 1962 was 83, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bodey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bodey ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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